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Paraguay's presidential candidate of the Colorado Party, Mario Abdo Benitez shows his inked finger next to and his wife Silvana Lopez Moreira after voting at a polling station in Asuncion on April 22, 2018 during the country's presidential election. - Opinion polls give Mario Abdo Benitez of the ruling conservative Colorado party a clear lead over his centrist opponent, Efrain Alegre, in a two-horse race to succeed outgoing conservative President Horacio Cartes. (Photo by EITAN ABRAMOVICH / AFP)        (Photo credit should read EITAN ABRAMOVICH/AFP/Getty Images)
Paraguay's presidential candidate of the Colorado Party, Mario Abdo Benitez shows his inked finger next to and his wife Silvana Lopez Moreira after voting at a polling station in Asuncion on April 22, 2018 during the country's presidential election. - Opinion polls give Mario Abdo Benitez of the ruling conservative Colorado party a clear lead over his centrist opponent, Efrain Alegre, in a two-horse race to succeed outgoing conservative President Horacio Cartes. (Photo by EITAN ABRAMOVICH / AFP)        (Photo credit should read EITAN ABRAMOVICH/AFP/Getty Images)

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Mario Abdo Benítez es el presidente electo de Paraguay

El candidato oficialista Mario Abdo Benítez es el ganador de la elección presidencial en Paraguay, anunció Jaime Bestard, presidente del Tribunal Superior de Justicia Electoral, en la noche del domingo. "Según todos nuestros estudios y mediciones (la diferencia) es absolutamente irreversible" a favor del candidato del Partido Colorado, dijo Bestard.

Mario Abdo Benítez es el presidente electo de Paraguay

El candidato oficialista Mario Abdo Benítez es el ganador de la elección presidencial en Paraguay, anunció Jaime Bestard, presidente del Tribunal Superior de Justicia Electoral, en la noche del domingo. "Según todos nuestros estudios y mediciones (la diferencia) es absolutamente irreversible" a favor del candidato del Partido Colorado, dijo Bestard.